Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Clustering
England > North East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 58 66
Rank change year-on-year -40 +8 +22
Contract jobs citing Clustering 10 45 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.78% 3.60% 4.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 9.43% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 37 72
North East median daily rate £363 £330 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +11.86% +5.36%
10th Percentile £268 £305 £220
90th Percentile £556 £525 £356
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
North East median hourly rate £30.25 - £28.00
10th Percentile £29.43 - £27.55
90th Percentile £30.88 - £28.50
England median hourly rate £42.27 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +69.06% -10.71% +8.21%

Clustering is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 544 477 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 42.53% 38.13% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 330 639
North East median daily rate £375 £366 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +14.45% -18.99%
10th Percentile £218 £240 £209
90th Percentile £588 £526 £499
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 74
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £13.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.96% -50.93% +76.04%
10th Percentile £12.90 £10.24 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.20 £47.63 £33.20
England median hourly rate £21.90 £19.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.95% -0.41% +8.11%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the North East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Clustering in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in the North East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in the North East over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in the North East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in the North East

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Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North East region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -35 9 £363 +9.85%
Durham - 1 - -
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 5 (50.00%) McAfee
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Server Building
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Slack
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 4 (40.00%) Server Building
2 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Flume
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (40.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) Veeam